Riders from across the country made their way to the Big Apple to compete at the Professional Bull Riders Monster Energy Buck Off at Madison Square Garden on January 8, 2017, in New York City. Jess Lockwood won the Monster Energy Buck Off with a total of 860 event points.
Members of the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Clemson Tigers speak to reporters and take selfies with fans on media day prior to the NCAA Football National Championship, in Tampa, Florida, on January 7, 2017. Alabama will take on the Clemson Tigers in the College Football National Championship on Monday.
No. 5 Penn State and No. 9 USC are the "comeback kids" of college football -- the Trojans (9-3) have won eight in a row, including a victory at playoff-bound Washington; while Big Ten champion Penn State (11-2) has won nine straight, including a home victory over playoff-bound Ohio State.
Clemson set up a second straight College Football Playoff national championship game meeting with Alabama with a dominating 31-0 victory over Ohio State in the Fiesta Bowl at University of Phoenix Stadium on Saturday, December 31, 2016.
Unbeaten Alabama is one victory away from a second straight national championship after the No. 1-ranked Crimson Tide beat No. 4 Washington 24-7 in the Peach Bowl in a College Football Playoff semifinal on Saturday at the Georgia Dome.
Highlights from Week 15 action across the NFL including the Seattle Seahawks taking on the Los Angeles Rams, the Miami Dolphins traveling to the New York Jets, the New York Giants hosting the Detroit Lions, and more.
LeBron James was honored as the 2016 Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year alongside special guest Michael Phelps and 2016 Sports Illustrated Muhammad Ali Legacy Award Winners Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Jim Brown and Bill Russell during a ceremony at the Barclays Center on December 12, 2016 in New York City.
Week 14 of the NFL saw the San Francisco 49ers take on the New York Jets while the Dallas Cowboys headed to the snowy northeast to play the New York Giants and intrastate rivals Cincinnati Bengals went up against the Cleveland Browns.
With a New England Patriots' win over the Los Angeles Rams, Tom Brady became the winningest quarterback in NFL history, the Cincinnati Bengals beat the Philadelphia Eagles 32-14, the Detroit Lions headed to the Big Easy to take on the New Orleans Saints, and more.
The Dallas Cowboys kicked off Week 12 action with a 31-26 win over rival Washington Redskins on Thanksgiving Day in Arlington, Texas, while on Sunday, the Cincinnati Bengals traveled to Baltimore to take on the Ravens, the New Orleans Saints hosted the Los Angeles Rams, the New England Patriots took on the New York Jets and the Carolina Panthers headed west to play the Oakland Raiders.
Week 11 sees the New York Giants hosting the Chicago Bears at MetLife Stadium, the Dallas Cowboys saddle up to take on the Baltimore Ravens, the Miami Dolphins were guests at the Los Angeles Rams and the Washington Redskins took on the Green Bay Packers at their home turf of FedEx Field.
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